The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 44 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing Law 58 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.25% 0.47% 1.86%
As % of the General category 9.19% 1.24% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 5 15
Average salary £49,000 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.92% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,800 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £48,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Law
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
631 402 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.19% 37.96% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 511 285 326
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Law
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region.

Law Salary Trend in Essex

Law
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Essex

Law
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +29 21 £55,000 +111.53% 1
Chelmsford - 8 £45,000 -
Law
East of England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Citrix
3 20 (29.85%) Finance
4 18 (26.87%) Legal
5 15 (22.39%) ITIL
5 15 (22.39%) Service Management
6 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
6 14 (20.90%) Degree
7 12 (17.91%) VMware
7 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (16.42%) SQL
8 11 (16.42%) Project Management
8 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
9 10 (14.93%) ITSM
9 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (13.43%) MCSE
10 9 (13.43%) DNS
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (13.43%) Clustering
10 9 (13.43%) MCITP
10 9 (13.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.94%) Linux
11 8 (11.94%) Change Management
11 8 (11.94%) SCOM
11 8 (11.94%) XenApp
12 7 (10.45%) ISEB
12 7 (10.45%) Release Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.48%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.99%) Visualfiles
2 2 (2.99%) assyst
2 2 (2.99%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.49%) VoIP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.49%) SQL CLR
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 18 (26.87%) Legal
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Wintel Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (5.97%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Support
8 3 (4.48%) Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Testing Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Head of Testing
9 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) EDI
2 1 (1.49%) MDX
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Clustering
2 3 (4.48%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.48%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.43%) Windows 2000 Server
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.94%) Linux
5 5 (7.46%) UNIX
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
1 15 (22.39%) Service Management
2 11 (16.42%) Business Analysis
2 11 (16.42%) Project Management
3 10 (14.93%) ITSM
4 8 (11.94%) Change Management
4 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.45%) Release Management
6 5 (7.46%) Supplier Management
6 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.48%) UML
8 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Manual Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.99%) People Management
9 2 (2.99%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) ABAP
3 2 (2.99%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) VBA
4 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) MCSE
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.43%) MCITP
3 7 (10.45%) ISEB
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CCA
6 1 (1.49%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
1 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCOM
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Citrix
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.91%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) SAP
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) NetApp